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Svolvaer & Henningsvaer | C902

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Svolvaer & Henningsvaer

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Starting from £77.22 GBP / Adult
Experience the culture and scenery of Svolvær and Henningsvær on this glimpse of Norway’s local fishing towns. Svolvær has a population of 4,487 inhabitants and is one of Northern Norway’s most important harbors. Immerse yourself in the atmosphere of this bustling harbor town that is also a haven for artists. Enjoy a scenic drive through the city, passing Lofoten Cathedral. This charming yellow church has room to hold 1,200 people to accommodate fishermen staying in Lofoten during the fishing season. Afterward, make your way to Henningsvær, the “Venice of Lofoten.” Discover the Gallery Lofoten House, where you’ll view paintings by Karl Erik Harr and other well-known artists from Nordland. Admire photographs by A. Wilse. Browse the local workshops and enjoy Frank A. Jenssen’s fabulous multimedia show with pictures, music, and sounds from nature, depicting the changing seasons of Lofoten with unique photos of sea eagles.
  • Admire Vågan Church and other charming landmarks of Svolvær’s bustling harbor.
  • Journey to the village of Henningsvær, one of Lofoten’s largest fishing villages.
  • Visit the Gallery Lofoten House, where you’ll view paintings and photographs by local artists and a fascinating multimedia show.
What To BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
  • Umbrella (from ship)
What To WearShow
  • Walking shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Wind/water resistant jacket
Important NotesShow
  • Guests must be able to walk over asphalt terrain.
  • Although walking on this tour is mainly at guests’ discretion, there is approx. 300 meters to the gallery which is on three floors with no lift. The main exhibitions are situated on the ground floor.
Location Svolvaer, (Lofoten), NorwaySvolvaer, (Lofoten), Norway
Tour Code C902C902
Duration2.50 Hours2.50 Hours
Activity Level#Medium#Medium
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